This Week in PNAS

In the early, online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, an international team led by investigators in the UK, Malaysia, and Saudi Arabia look at population structure in the Plasmodium knowlesi parasite, through genome sequencing on four dozen clinical isolates from Malaysian Borneo and five lab-based lines that originated from the Malaysian Peninsula and the Philippines several decades ago.

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The UK's Human Fertility and Embryology Authority calls for consumer genetic testing companies to warn customers that testing could uncover family secrets, according to the Guardian.

The New York Times reports that United Nations delegates have been discussing how to govern the genetic resources of the deep sea.

Researchers have transplanted edited cells into mice that appear to combat cocaine addiction, New Scientist reports.

In PNAS this week: analysis of proteolytic enzymes secreted by circulating tumor cells, phylogenetic study of Fv1 evolution, and more.